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May 10, 1936 November 24, 2011
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Obituary for DONNA D. YEAGER

Donna Yeager, loving wife, mother dies on Thanksgiving. Donna Yeager, 75, died on Thursday Nov. 24th in Dry Ridge at her daughter\'s home after enjoying the day surrounded by family. Donna was known for her devotion to her family as she lived her life as a Christian homemaker. Donna married Virgil \"Rex\" Yeager on April 30th, 1955 in New Martinsville West Virginia, where they were both born and raised. They came to Kentucky for their honeymoon and fell in love with the area and decided to move here. They often told others that they were still on their honeymoon. Donna spent the next 56 years devoted to her husband, three children, eight grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren. Donna also volunteered serving the community and was a member of numerous organizations. Donna had been an active member of the Booth Hospital Auxiliary Board, Florence Christian Church and the churches group of Christian Women\'s Fellowship, Boone County Extension of the Homemakers Association, Florence Homemakers Club, and Fort Thomas Women\'s Club. She also taught Sunday School classes for years at Christ Church in Fort Thomas and Florence Christian Church. Donna was always ready to volunteer whenever there was a need within the community. She was a Girl Scout leader, a Cub Scout leader and was awarded the Guardian Angel Award for donations and volunteer work toward the Erlanger-Elsmere Resource Center. Donna was the only child of Velma Conley Pittman and Burnell Pittman both deceased. She is survived by her husband Virgil Rex Yeager, son Brent Samuel Yeager and wife Karen of Florence, daughter Karen Edwards and husband Richard of Dry Ridge, daughter Cynthia Tucker and husband Fred of Elsmere. Visitation and funeral services will be at Stith\'s Funeral Home in Florence on Monday from 5-7p.m. Funeral on Tuesday at 11 am.

Floral Hills Memorial Gardens Taylor Mill, KY

Monday, November 28, 2011 5:00 - 7:00 PM Stith Funeral Home, Florence

Tuesday, November 29, 2011 11:00 AM Stith Funeral Home, Florence

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